Disney Chair & CEO Bob Iger Extends Contract Coca-Cola's Marcos De Quintos Leaving Company ESPN Films Promotes Geist, Inks Edelman Deal Weekend Plans With Rockets GM Daryl Morey Genie Bouchard Buys Big On South Beach Executive Transactions Names In The News 2017 Forty Under 40 Awards Banquet & Ceremony Budweiser Unveils Limited Edition MLB Team Cans Longtime MLB Manager Dallas Green Passes Away
Published April 23, 1998
Olympic gold medal winner BRUCE JENNER was named Dir of Promotional Marketing for Allegiance Telecom. He will also serve as commercial spokesperson (AD AGE, 4/23)....A-B promoted STEVE ULINE to Group Dir/Sports Marketing and Bud Sports. Uline served as Dir of Bud Sports for the past five years (A-B)....Hurricanes GM JIM RUTHERFORD will hand his "administrative duties" to DEAN JORDAN, who is leaving his job as Exec VP with the NHL Panthers. Jordan will handle all arena, marketing, financial, ticketing and merchandising issues, while Rutherford will "concentrate full-time on the hockey operations" (Raleigh NEWS & OBSERVER, 4/23)....FL Citrus Sports (FCS), which runs the CompUSA FL Citrus Bowl, named former FCS President MARSHALL VERMILLION as its Game Chair for the '99 Bowl. HARVEY MASSEY was elected President of FCS. Walt Disney World Senior VP/Ops & Services BILL O'TOOLE was voted the President-Elect (FCS)....DONNA DOHERTY has left as Editor of Tennis Magazine, and has been replaced by MARK WOODRUFF, who was Assistant Managing Editor of Rolling Stone (TENNIS WEEK, 4/23 issue).